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Department and School Policies

Policies governing the operations of a particular department or School and no other members of the institution.

Direct Contact

When a person leaves their work station and walks about their office space, enters a hallway, transverses a building or goes outside and has the potential to come within six feet of another person.

Direct Costs

Direct costs are defined as all fees associated with having an event or program in College facilities, or supported by College services.


An individual with, regarded as having, or having record of a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities.

Disability Accommodations

This Policy does not alter any institutional obligations under federal disability laws including the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Parties may request reasonable accommodations for disclosed disabilities to the Title IX Coordinator at any point before or during the Title IX Grievance Process. The Title IX Coordinator will consult with the Office of Accessibility Services and legal counsel in order to engage in the interactive process and provide accommodations as appropriate. The college will not affirmatively provide disability accommodations unless requested by the Parties, even where the Parties may be receiving accommodations in other institutional programs and activities.

Domestic Violence

A pattern of coercive tactics, which can include physical, psychological, sexual, economic and emotional abuse, perpetrated by one person against an adult intimate partner, with the goal of establishing and maintaining power and control over the victim.